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2015 GSA Balitmore Meeting

ES-SEPM co-sponsored GSA Baltimore Coastal Geology Pre-Conference Field Trip (#401), 28-31 October 2015:

Holocene Barrier-Island Geology and Morphodynamics along the Maryland and Virginia Open-Ocean Coasts:
Fenwick, Assateague, Chincoteague, Wallops, Cedar, and Parramore Islands

Leaders: Randolph A. McBride, Michael S. Fenster, and Christopher Seminack

Additional information about this field trip #401:

To register for the 2015 GSA Baltimore meeting and field trip:

2016 NE and SE GSA Meetings

ES-SEPM at 2016 NE and SE GSA Meetings

ES-SEPM continues to sponsor receptions with keynote speakers and technical sessions at both NE and SE GSA Meetings.

NE GSA Meeting, 21-23 March 2016, Albany, New York,
ES-SEPM Reception and Keynote Address by Michael Blum (Global SEPM Sedimentology Councilor and Scott and Carol Ritchie Distinguished Professor, Department of Geology, University of Kansas), Monday, March 21, 5:30-7:00 p.m.

SE GSA Meeting, 31 March –1 April 2016, Columbia, South Carolina,
ES-SEPM Reception and Keynote Address by Vitor Abreu (Global SEPM President-Elect and Senior Technical Consultant in Hydrocarbon Systems at ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company)

Everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be served.

Membership for Life

Get Membership for Life!
Are you tired of constant reminders about paying your $8 ES-SEPM dues each year? 
For a contribution of $100 or more you can now become a life-long member of ES-SEPM!!!
For more information, please download the Membership Form or see the one included in the Newsletter.


Life-Long Members
Life-Long Members:   Honorary Life-Long Members:
Gail Ashley  Gerard V. Middleton
Katharine Lee Avary John B. Southard
Ilya Buynevich H. Allen Curran
Nicholas K. Coch  
Cynthia Coron  
Roger J. Cuffey  
Wendy Curtis  
James C. Dawson  
John A. Diemer  
Carol B. deWet  
Stan Dunagan  
Robert M. Finks  
Duncan M. FitzGerald   
Amy Frappier  
Deborah Freile  
Elizabeth Gierlowski-Kordesch  
Robert N. Ginsburg  
Bosiljka Glumac In Memory:
Donald H. Goldstein Gerald M. Friedman
Paula Gural  
Susan D. Halsey  
Donald M. Hoskins  
John C. Kraft  
Heather Macdonald  
Neal R. O'Brien  
Suzanne O'Connell  
F. Daniel Russell Jr.  
Randolph P. Steinen  
Paul A. Washington  
Charles W. Welby  
Brian White  
Sherwood W. Wise, Jr.  


Old Section Field Guides

Old Section Field Guides — Free for Active Members!

The following field guides are available at no charge to active ES-SEPM members on a first come-first served basis. Please e-mail the Section Secretary/Treasurer Bosiljka Glumac ( a list of guides you would like to receive. If your membership is not up to date, please send in your dues before or with your request for the guides. Any contributions for shipping are welcome. Thank you.

  • “Sedimentology, stratigraphy, and ichnology of the Lower Silurian Medina Formation in New Your and Ontario” by William L. Duke, William C. Brusse, Peter J. Fawcett, Gerard V. Middleton, Margaret A. Rutka, Carlos J. Salas, and S. George Pemberton, 1987.
  • “The Taconian clastic sequence in northern Virginia and West Virginia” by Richard J. Diecchio, 1985.


ES-SEPM continues to sponsor technical sessions at both NE and SE GSA Meetings.

NE GSA Meeting, 21-23 March 2016, Albany, New York.
For detailed information please see:

SE GSA Meeting, 31 March --1 April 2016, Columbia, South Carolina.
For detailed information please see:

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